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2013 T.A.Co. Gathering - Official Thread

Discussion in 'Moab' started by NYCO, Oct 10, 2012.

  1. Wishbone Runner

    Wishbone Runner Because 4R

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    Yeah, that is a good solution for space, but a little concerned about the volume and other problems I have read about in reviews. But without personal experience, hard to say.
     
  2. NoSoup4You

    NoSoup4You Well-Known Member

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    I have a Cobra 75, nice little CB and easy to hide.

    The majority of the "brain" is still in the radio.
    There is a small box that hides away that has leads for power, antenna, and then one to the radio, but I'm pretty sure it's just the power supply.

    There is a nice quick-release on the radio side so you can hide it away completely.

    Volume could be an issue if you dont have it facing you, but mounted anywhere on the dash it's plenty loud
     
  3. Wishbone Runner

    Wishbone Runner Because 4R

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    An external speaker could solve the volume as well. So many options . . .
     
  4. rockgecko03

    rockgecko03 Well-Known Member

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    Since I put mine in the center console, I run my volume through the aux. input for the radio. Problem is if the volume controls between the two isn't right, I get major feedback when I try to talk into the mic.
     
  5. NoSoup4You

    NoSoup4You Well-Known Member

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    oh yeah, the little hide-away box has an output for external speaker as well. not amplified but plenty enough for a small in-cab speaker
     
  6. Blackdawg

    Blackdawg Dr. Frankenstein

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    Do this. Best CB setup IMO for a 2nd gen taco..should be similar for your 4runner. My dad did this.

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    body goes under passenger seat. Plenty loud and clear.

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    Everything gets hidden. Can't even tell and works great.
     
  7. NoSoup4You

    NoSoup4You Well-Known Member

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    awesome ^^

    Ive seen a couple people do that faceplate extension, pretty cool if you have the skills
     
  8. Blackdawg

    Blackdawg Dr. Frankenstein

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    Yea it takes a ton of soldering! haha But not super hard. Just gotta go slow and one wire at a time.

    Turned out awesome though.
     
  9. NYCO

    NYCO [OP] ‹^› ‹(ಠ_ಠ)› ‹^›

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    ^^that's clever
     
  10. Wishbone Runner

    Wishbone Runner Because 4R

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    That is slick. I think I will go with my original spot for now an maybe next winter when I am bored do something like that.
     
  11. rctoy

    rctoy It's about to get real!!!

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    looking like im gonna be trailering down to moab..
     
  12. BradyT88

    BradyT88 Skinkwerks Rockware & Fabrication!!

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    Nice! That way you can break shit and give no fucks cuz you can still get home!
     
  13. NYCO

    NYCO [OP] ‹^› ‹(ಠ_ಠ)› ‹^›

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    good thing or bad thing?
     
  14. BradyT88

    BradyT88 Skinkwerks Rockware & Fabrication!!

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    Konsta is a damn good mechanic with a shit ton of cool tools. So good:D
     
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    NYCO [OP] ‹^› ‹(ಠ_ಠ)› ‹^›

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    fuck yea
     
  16. BradyT88

    BradyT88 Skinkwerks Rockware & Fabrication!!

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    Pretty much:cool: So everybody needs to take lots of video so I can watch it all and pretend like I was there!:D
     
  17. jberry813

    jberry813 The Mad Scientist

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    I've been contemplating this same thing, but it's a double edged sword.
    Any time my truck see's a trailer....it goes home broken. :(
     
  18. mh.meier

    mh.meier RAGEAHOLIC

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    rctoy It's about to get real!!!

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    also means i can pack more spare gear like the list i threw down early that included spare Tcase, drive lines, rear axle shaft-single, and 5 front spare shafts.
     
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    LoadedTaco Kick A$$ Member

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    Sweet there will be a "tacoma parts depot" at the Moab event!
     
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